1147 Forest Avenue


Beds: 5
Baths: 4 | 1
Sq. Ft.: 4,100
Type: Single Family Home
Listing #09579712
The entire property has undergone multi-year restoration. The master bedrm has a sep full bathrm w/a whirlpl tub & a grand balcony, accessible thru 2 sets of French drs. The 2nd bedrm & tandem rm are currently used as a 2nd flr media rm, w/ integrated surround sound, & the tandem rm serves as an attached office. The 3rd & 4th bedrms are amply sized. On the 1st floor, the kitchen is designed to accommodate mult. gourmet chefs, & features top-of-the-line fixtures & appliances (all Thermador), cabinetry made & installed by Amish craftsmen & it opens to a 4-season solarium on one side & a full-fledged breakfast rm on the other side, which has a built-in arched cabinet & a floor to ceiling bookcase. The large Dining Rm can accommodate a full complement of furniture. The gigantic sunken living rm has the feel of an exquisite hotel ballroom w/ spectacular crown molding, an exquisite fireplace & 2 sets of French drs. BONUS: The coachhouse is configured as a studio apt w/kitchenette,bath & HVAC
Listing courtesy of Berg Properties
Property Features
Location Information
County: Cook
MLS Area: River Forest
Directions: From Harlem and Division, drive straight West for approximately one mile. Property is located at the
Interior Features
Total Rooms: 17
Other Rooms: 5th Bedroom, Office, Eating Area, Den, Office, Attic, Breakfast Room, Workroom, Tandem Room, 2nd Kitchen
Interior Property Features: Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors
Master Bedroom: 24X14 on 2nd level with hardwood flooring
Bedroom 2: 16X13 on 2nd level with hardwood flooring
Bedroom 3: 16X12 on main level with hardwood flooring
Bedroom 4: 14X10 on main level with hardwood flooring
Master Bathroom: Full
Dining Room: 16X14 on main level with hardwood flooring
Living Room: 24X24 on main level with hardwood flooring
Kitchen: 16X12 on main level with hardwood flooring
Fireplace(s): 1
Fireplace Description: Wood Burning
Heat/Fuel: Gas, Hot Water/Steam, Baseboard, Radiators, 2+ Sep Heating Systems, Indv Controls, Zoned
Air Conditioning: Central Air, Zoned
Equipment: TV-Cable, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan, Sump Pump, Air Cleaner
Disability Access: No
Appliances: Oven-Double, Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal
Attic: Full, Pull Down Stair
Basement: Full
Basement Details: Finished
Exterior Features
Exterior Property Features: Balcony, Deck, Patio, Porch, Pool In-Ground
Sewer: Sewer-Public
Water: Lake Michigan
Electricity: Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
Garage: No
Garage Spaces: 2
Garage Type: Detached
Driveway: Concrete
Parking Spaces: 6
Has a Pool: yes
Exposure Faces: N (North)
Lot Size: .25-.49 Acre
Lot Description: Corner, Landscaped Professionally, Wooded
Lot Size in Acres: 0.3
Waterfront: No
School District (of High School): OAK PARK & RIVER FOREST DIST 200
Additional Information
Property SubType: 2 Stories, Coach House
Year Built: 1928
Age: 81-90 Years
APN: 15013020010000
Assessments: 0
Assessments Includes: None
Tax Year: 2015
Tax Amount: 24, 832
Parking Included in Price: Yes

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